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Haloti Ngata says he’s returning for 2017

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Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata plans to play a 12th NFL season in 2017, Albert Breer of reported Monday.

Ngata, 33, is a two-time All-Pro and five time Pro Bowl selection.

Breer tweeted that Ngata recently informed the Lions he plans to play again and that the coaching staff had previously been uncertain that Ngata would be back.

A first-round pick of the Ravens in 2006, Ngata was traded to the Lions in 2015. He’s started every game for which he’s been healthy over the last two seasons and has four sacks with the Lions. He’s started 160 of 162 games in his career and has also played in 17 postseason games.

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8 Responses to “Haloti Ngata says he’s returning for 2017”
  1. manderson4150 says: Mar 6, 2017 7:56 PM

    Great, he’s good for about 8 games…..

  2. detroitsportsfan11 says: Mar 6, 2017 8:05 PM

    Can’t wait for Suh’s replacement to show how slow, injury prone and waste of a roster spot he is again this season!

  3. noose18 says: Mar 6, 2017 8:22 PM

    Better play better than last year you bum.

  4. genericcommenter says: Mar 6, 2017 8:29 PM

    Do they really want him back at $5.5 million, though?

  5. mcjon22 says: Mar 6, 2017 8:33 PM

    Remember when Lions fans were trying to say this guy was better than Suh?

    Good times

  6. seanx40 says: Mar 6, 2017 8:44 PM

    A waste of space. 5 years past the time he was any good.

  7. dalcowdude says: Mar 6, 2017 9:41 PM

    i still can’t pronounce his name

  8. bringbackwayne says: Mar 7, 2017 10:24 AM

    dalcowdude says:
    Mar 6, 2017 9:41 PM
    i still can’t pronounce his name


    It’s prononced “A lotta Notta”

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